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Advertising Media Manager

Rotterdam House, Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead

Up to 35,000 basic salary and company benefits
Up to 35,000 basic salary and company benefits
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Job description

As one of the largest automotive retail groups in the UK, Vertu Motors is proud to represent 32 of the World's most popular vehicle manufacturers from 155 sites nationwide. Our three main brands include Bristol Street Motors, Macklin Motors and Vertu Motors. Due to our continued growth, we are now looking to recruit a Advertising Media Manager to join us!

This role will be based with our central marketing team in Gateshead, and we offer hybrid working for this role.

The role of the Advertising Media Manager for Vertu Motors is to plan and implement advertising campaigns which build the awareness of local dealerships and the Bristol Street Motors / Macklin Motors / Vertu Motors brands. You will work on national and regional/local advertising campaigns in order to drive opportunities to do business. You will be delivering campaigns in line with both manufacturer activity and divisional projects.

Excellent communication and commercial awareness skills are paramount to ensure that Retail and dealership briefs are delivered in full, as you will be planning and coordinating briefs with both our Retail Marketing teams and our media agency. You thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment and have an entrepreneurial mindset, taking ownership in creating opportunities and solving problems. Your experience may well come from a media agency.

Key purpose

  • Work with our Advertising team, Retail marketing teams and our media agency, to plan, develop and implement media campaigns on time and to brief
  • Review and optimise activity to drive optimum performance and lead generation
  • Share learnings with Retail marketing and wider Marketing teams
  • Assist Head of Advertising with management and development of two Advertising Executives

Essential skills and qualifications:

  • Advertising media planning experience, delivering multi-channel campaigns (degree level candidate required)
  • Channel management experience with evidence of improvement delivered through testing and learning
  • Independent, self-starter - comfortable with ambiguity and resilient, able to work independently
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to develop and manage internal client and agency relationships (experience working with third-party media agency preferred)
  • Superior analytical skills to provide campaign insights to internal audiences
  • Excellent attention to detail and love delivering fantastic customer service to our internal clients
  • Enjoy working collaboratively - always be ready to step in and help out with time or knowledge
  • Experience of using project management tools such as Asana

Desirable Criteria:

  • Automotive marketing or highly regulated industry experience
  • IPA or CIM Qualified

We are proud to be the Motor Retailer who invests more in our colleague's personal development than any other, so if you are successful, you can look forward to on-going training opportunities that provide you with the right career path, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice which includes:•25 days holiday rising with length of service plus bank holidays

  • Access to our online rewards platform giving you cash back and discounts for multiple retailers
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity

Apply today to be considered for this role!


  • Vertu Reward Scheme
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity
Apply Now



Earls Court
Fifth Avenue Business Park
, Team Valley Trading Estate
, Gateshead
, NE11 0HF